Document Type

Article

Publication Date

2005

Publication Title

Journal of Environmental and Engineering Geophysics

Volume

10

Issue

2

First page number:

82

Last page number:

84

Abstract

Geotechnical site investigations often do not take full advantage of geophysical methods. As examples, when delineating cemented strata and when detecting shallow cavities, investigations can be enhanced greatly for low additional cost by incorporating seismic surface-based measurements.

Keywords

Building; Construction industry; Environmental geotechnology; Geophysics; Geotechnical engineering; Seismic waves; Seismic waves—Measurement; Surface waves

Disciplines

Civil and Environmental Engineering | Construction Engineering and Management | Engineering | Environmental Engineering | Geotechnical Engineering

Language

English

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Copyright: © 2005 SEG This is an Open Access article originally published at: http://jeeg.geoscienceworld.org/content/10/2/82

Identifier

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.2113/JEEG10.2.82

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